Tiberius Statue, Vatican Museums

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Carole Raddato
published on 17 December 2014

Seated statue of Tiberius, 41-54 CE, from Privernum. (Chiaramonti Museum, Vatican Museums)
The sculpture dates after 37 CE, the year in which the emperor died, and together with other imperial portraits, was part of an iconic cycle set up in a public building of the Roman colony of Privernum.

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Carole Raddato
Carole maintains the popular ancient history photo-blog Following Hadrian, where she travels the world in the footsteps of emperor Hadrian.

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Raddato, C. (2014, December 17). Tiberius Statue, Vatican Museums. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/3347/tiberius-statue-vatican-museums/

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